Gloria Steinem – Women’s History Month

American Feminist Journalist and Co-Founder of ‘Ms,’ Magazine)

Birthdate: March 25, 1934

Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, United States

Hailing from a humble background, Gloria Steinem went on to become a celebrated journalist and an iconic feminist. Founder of the New York magazine and Ms Magazine, her life has been dedicated to writing, talking and fighting for women’s rights, gender equality, legalisation of abortion, among other things. She brought issues like female genital mutilation to the forefront in America.